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Engineering: Home

Subjects: Engineering, Patents

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Engineering at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Engineering, including ebooks, ejournals, bibliographic databases.

Contact your Engineering Science Librarian

Alessandra Vetrugno's picture
Alessandra Vetrugno
Contact:
+44 (0)1865 272817

The Radcliffe Science Library

The Radcliffe Science Library (RSL) is the main science research library at the university and is part of the Bodleian Libraries at Oxford.

Website:

www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science

E-mail:

enquiries.rsl@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Telephone:

+44 1865-272800

Radcliffe Science Library temporary closure

The Radcliffe Science Library building is now closed for refurbishment. The Bodleian Libraries science library services currently operate from the Vere Harmsworth Library  while work on redeveloping the RSL takes place. More information is available here - https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science/rsl-refurbishment

Please find more information about the RSL at the VHL here: https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science/rsl-at-vhl

Library Resources for Engineering

This guide will provide you with information about resources available through the Bodleian Libraries to help support learning, teaching, and research in Engineering Science. Each tab is devoted to particular types of resources or tools. Click on one to find out more.

Your subject librarian, Alessandra Vetrugno, is based at the Radcliffe Science Library. Please contact her for more information regarding:

  • General library services & resources
  • Library inductions and information skills training
  • In-depth research support
  • Individual or group consultations as required on a variety of topics
  • Queries regarding Open Access policies
  • Book and journal recommendations for library purchase

News From the Science Libraries

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Upcoming Training Sessions

Consultation service for all Engineering students and research staff
Please contact Alessandra at alessandra.vetrugno@bodleian.ox.ac.uk if you would like to arrange a bespoke session tailored to your needs. Sessions are for individuals or small research groups and are currently held online.
Session topics include:

  • In-depth literature searching
  • Organising your references
  • Publishing open access
  • Measuring the impact of research
  • Keeping up-to-date with latest publications
  • Knowing more about RSL services such as VR and 3D printing

 

 

Science Libraries Newsletter

The Science & Medical Libraries are published in the MSD divisional e-newsletter, Oxford Sci News newsletter.    Issues include upcoming training and events, new acquisitions, updates on project developments, updates on online resources and useful reminders for busy researchers and students.